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The Origins of Attachment Theory: John Bowlby and Mary Ainsworth
Attachment theory is based on the joint work of John Bowlby (1907-1991) and Mary Salter Ainsworth (1913- ). Its developmental history begins in the 1930s, with Bowlby's growing interest in the linkExpand
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Attachment theory: Retrospect and prospect.
This chapter has several major aims. The first is to provide an overview of attachment theory as presented by John Bowlby in the three volumes of Attachment and Loss (1969/1982b, 1973, 1980), givingExpand
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From First Words to Grammar: Individual Differences and Dissociable Mechanisms
Preface Acknowledgements Part I. Background: 1. Introduction 2. Modules and mechanisms 3. Individual differences and the correlational method 4. Review of the individual differences literature PartExpand
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Fathers in attachment theory and research: a review
This paper provides a brief history of attachment research on fathers as a backdrop against which the other contributions to this volume can be viewed. Empirical research on child–father attachmentExpand
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Open communication and internal working models: their role in the development of attachment relationships.
  • I. Bretherton
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Nebraska Symposium on Motivation. Nebraska…
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Conversations about feeling states between mothers and their young children.
Une analyse des conversations dans le cadre naturel du foyer entre des dyades mere-enfant et entre enfants renseigne sur l'evolution de la communication verbale a propos des etats emotionnels entreExpand
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